CV

Education

November 2017 – present: PhD studies at Stockholm University in Quantum Information and Quantum Optics

May 2017: Awarded open position in experimental physics at Stockholm University

September 2016 – September 2017: Master’s thesis in the Quantum Networks Group at the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, Garching, Germany

October 2015 – September 2017: Master’s Programme in Physics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

April 2015: Awarded Study Scholarship from the DAAD to pursue my master’s degree in Germany

July 2015: Graduated from the University of Nottingham with a BSc in physics

Athletic Achievements

I was formerly a member of the Great Britain Canoe Slalom team and a sports scholar at the University of Nottingham for the duration of my studies. I won multiple medals internationally both individually and in team events.

Highlights:

  • Member of the Olympic Ambitions Programme 2012
  • Performed the demonstration runs at the London 2012 Olympic Games
  • Worked as a Sporting Champion Elite Athlete Ambassador, designing workshops alongside former Olympic medallists to encourage young people to take part in sport

Further Experiences

2019 – present: Fysikshow administrator at Stockholm University – as well as performing shows I now manage the administrative aspects of the project

2018 – present: Fysikshow showmaster at Stockholm University – I perform exciting and educational physics shows to school pupils aged between 8 and 18 as part of an outreach project. Read more about what we do here.

2013 – 2014: Student Demonstrator – School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Nottingham

2014: DAAD RISE internship – “Ultrafast Spectroscopy of Buried Semiconductor Interfaces”,  Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany

Skills

Lanugages: English (native speaker), Swedish, German

IT: matlab, python, latex, inkscape, office